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Rating Breakdown
Overall — 4
Value — 3.9
Guide — 3.9
Activities — 3.9
Lodging — 3.9
Transportation — 3.9
Meals — 3.9
Overall — 5
Value — 4.8
Guide — 4.8
Activities — 4.8
Lodging — 4.8
Transportation — 4.8
Meals — 4.8
Recent Reviews

The company provided an excellent pre tour service

5.0 December 2016
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  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
The company provided an excellent pre tour service and the information sent was accurate and useful. I would definitely look at using them again and recommend them to any family.

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I was very impressed with the Family Adventure company in terms of the holiday

5.0 April 2016
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  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
I was very impressed with the Family Adventure company in terms of the holiday delivered which was exceptional. The booking and pre-holiday experience was fine although it would be better to have a specific contact to email rather than just to phone the general number with queries.
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Booking and customer service were good. From a child's perspective

4.0 April 2016
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  • Value 4.0
  • Guide 4.0
  • Activities 4.0
  • Lodging 4.0
  • Transportation 4.0
  • Meals 4.0
Booking and customer service were good. From a child's perspective, FAC were not as welcoming. Another company we have travelled with sent a welcome pack with a travelling companion (soft toy) and activities to do while travelling. When on the holiday this company also catered more for families needs e.g. more frequent stops when travelling for food and toilets, without parents having to ask. The stops were also at more sensible times e.g. making sure there was a stop at lunch time (12.30ish), rather than early afternoon (1.30 onwards). Children (and adults) get irritable if they've not eaten making the journey more stressful.
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Outstanding!

4.0 August 2019
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  • Value 4.0
  • Guide 4.0
  • Activities 4.0
  • Lodging 4.0
  • Transportation 4.0
  • Meals 4.0
Ton, my tour guide made my Thailand trip amazing! Thank you Affordable World for appointing Ton as my tour guide! The trip had its ups and downs starting with seating assignments on the long departing flight. However, getting into Thailand, Ton noticed my Affordable World badge and tended to us right away. Bangkok was fun and had the best hotel, the Centara! Great, friendly staff and the room was outstanding! The mall is right next door along with Super Rich the easy currency exchange spot! The Floating Market.....awesome! Krungsri River Hotel in Ayutthaya was my least favorite hotel. Great scenic view, but needs upgrades. Loved Pattaya! The nightlife is interesting and the Coral island is beautiful! The Long Beach Garden Hotel is nice! All in all the Thailand Delight is delightful! But would not have been the same without Ton the amazing tour guide! He gets (5) STARS! Thanks again, Ton! :)
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LOVED THIS TRIP!

5.0 July 2019
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  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
LOVED THIS TRIP! This trip was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. I went on the Thailand tour and I really feel like I got to get the full experience of the country. From hotels to food to our tour guided, everything was perfect. If you are considering one of these trip I would highly recommend it!
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My kids any I couldn't have been happier with our experience!

5.0 July 2019
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  • Value 5.0
  • Guide 5.0
  • Activities 5.0
  • Lodging 5.0
  • Transportation 5.0
  • Meals 5.0
My kids any I couldn't have been happier with our experience! The guide was great and made sure everything went smooth. I will definitely be using Affordable World again in the future and be recommending to my friends and family.
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Tour Affordable World Company Reviews

Tours 15 Trips 23 Trips
Average Trip Price Per Day $ 160 $ 162
Operator Type Group Tour Operator Group Tour Operator
Size Global Operator Global Operator
Trip Types
  • Group Tours
  • Private Guided Trips
  • Group Tours
  • Small Ship & Expedition Cruises
Service Level Standard Standard
Regions
  • North America
  • Central America & Caribbean
  • South America
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Middle East & North Africa
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Europe
Known For
  • Adventure
  • 50+
  • Budget
Headquarters 1 Cross & Pillory Lane, Alton, England Alhambra, California
Year Established 1996 1980
Solo Friendly N/A N/A
Tour Languages N/A N/A
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      About The Family Adventure Company

      Founded two decades ago and based in the UK, The Family Adventure Company specializes in small group family adventure vacations. The company is now part of the global adventure travel operator Intrepid Travel, and trips are offered through Intrepid as well, allowing them to greatly expand their range.

      What Makes Them Stand Out?

      With more than 20 years’ experience, The Family Adventure Company helped pioneer the concept of small-group adventure travel for families with young children. Activities are wide-ranging, from river rafting and kayaking to cycling, sailing, camping, and wildlife viewing, all geared to the ages and interests of the family travelers.

      Who Travels With Them?

      A wide variety of families, including solo-parent, single-child, multi-generational families -- parents, children, and grandparents traveling together -- and families with teenagers. The latter have dedicated trips of special interest to teens.

      Where Do They Operate?

      Much of the world: Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and the Americas.

      How Does it Work?

      No matter where you travel, The Family Adventure Company provides an English-speaking, family-friendly local leader. Lodging, transportation and activities are also included. Tours typically consist of three or four families with kids of similar ages or interests. (You can also put together your own trip with just your family or other families you’re friendly with.) Children 14 and under get a ten percent discount off adult prices; large families (over two kids) get another price break.

      Why Travel With Them?

      The award winning company offers a wide range of trips for a wide variety of families. Because they only cater to families, they know what kids like – and as any parent can tell you, nothing is more disastrous than a family tour not geared in any way to kids. The company also supports responsible and sustainable travel practices and gives back to local communities.

      About Affordable World
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      As America’s #1 volume tour operator to Asia, Affordable World formerly Affordable Asia strives to provide budget friendly tours, as a part of their parent company, Ritz Tours Inc. 

      What Makes Them Stand Out?

      Affordable World is one of the leading value tour companies to Asia and now offering tours to Greece and other parts of the world. Offering various vacation and city packages, including multi-country, they provide a carefully selected combination of hotels, sights, and activities to provide you with the resources to make the best decision on the tour you want. 

      Who Travels With Them?

      Affordable World's trips are budget friendly, and open to everyone. You will visit main attractions, and most tours do not involve strenuous activity. Tours are low to mid budget range and offered year round. 

      Where Do They Operate?

      Their tours are available throughout Thailand, China, Japan and have now extended to other parts of the world.

      Why Travel With Them?

      For an introduction to Asia, with experienced and knowledgeable tour guides, this is an excellent choice. They’re a great way to learn more about your destination as you travel through, and all at an affordable price. 

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